Europe

Finally taking that Eurotrip? Check out the advice, stories and tips I can offer after my half-dozen visits there, which have seen me visit Greece, Holland, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland and important tourist destinations like the Acropolis, Alhambra and the Sagrada Familia.

How to Get a Russia Visa

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One of the many reasons I held off visiting Russia as long as I did was the complicated visa process.

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The Best Day Trips from Barcelona

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The idea of leaving Barcelona for a day might seem counterintuitive, with all there is to see and do in the city center.

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10 Places to Visit in Greece

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Headed to Greece? Check out the 10 places in Greece to can’t miss, whether you’re in search of culture, cuisine or scenery.

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Russia and Rubicons

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“Triumphant” is a good word to sum up my impression of Russia.

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Here’s Why I Missed the Best Spot on Iceland’s Snæfellsnes Peninsula

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I ended up missing the most famous Snæfellsnes sight—on a night that the best aurora of my entire Iceland trip, no less. Here’s how you can avoid making the same mistake.

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Three Breathtaking Days in Bergen

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Europe’s supposedly wettest city is a constant source of sunshine as I look back on my travels.

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Two Splendid Weeks in Scandinavia

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Scandinavia is the most expensive place to travel in Europe—but it’s also one of the most rewarding.

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Iceland’s Diamond Beach

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Iceland aptly-nicknamed “Diamond Beach” is not one in the same with the glacier lagoon, even if both share the same icebergs.

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